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Dalai Lama to speak to state Assembly

Published On: May 07 2013 12:25:55 PM CDT
Updated On: May 07 2013 03:46:07 PM CDT
Dalai Lama vists Madison in May 2010

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His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama, visited Madison in May 2010.

MADISON, Wis. -

The Dalai Lama is scheduled to speak before the Wisconsin state Assembly on May 14.

The Tibetan spiritual leader is in Madison for a series of panel discussions at the University of Wisconsin the following day as part of the "Change Your Mind Change the World" conference. He is also giving a public speech on May 15 at the Overture Center in Madison.

The visit will be the ninth time the Dalai Lama has come to Madison.

He is scheduled to speak to the Assembly for 45 minutes.

The public event the next day is scheduled to focus on how science, economics, environments, emotional intelligence and health care can combine to make the world a healthier, happier place.

Read more about the Dali Lama's connections to Madison in Madison Magazine.

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